UKIP has unveiled two defectors to the party as it held its first ever Welsh conference near Port Talbot.
The defectors were a former Plaid Cymru councillor from Cardiff and a Conservative councillor from Newport.
Nigel Farage also announced that MEP Nathan Gill would be the party's first leader for Wales.
Our Political Editor Adrian Masters reports:
Nigel Farage has blamed "open-door immigration" and the state of the M4 motorway for running late to a meeting with Ukip supporters.
As UKIP's Welsh conference begins, the party's hoping to build its support in Wales following recent election successes